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Stephen Holland

Managing Director

JLL

4747 Executive Dr. Ste., 400
La JollaCA92121

As a political science major at UC San Diego, Steve Holland had his sights set on a career as an attorney. That was, however, until a neighbor made some observations about Holland that made him rethink his career path.
“'Boy, Steve ... it seems like you really have the right attributes of what it would take to do well in commercial real estate. You seem to be a self-starter, you're a hard worker, you're a smart guy, you're ambitious,'” Holland remembered a next-door neighbor and commercial real estate broker telling him just after his graduation. “And that's what kind of opened the door to commercial real estate.”

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